Covid19 death of hardworking and dedicated cta bus. Nonbus driver charged with taking cta bus, driving it. Oct 16, 1991 witnesses told a cook county judge tuesday they saw a south side woman hit, scuffle with, then fatally shoot a cta bus driver as passengers cowered in the back of the bus. Even though the cta installed 32000 cameras across the transit system, the bus drivers union says that is not enough to deter crime and to. Jun 25, 2014 the cta driver walks briskly down the bus aisle, his voice calm and firm as he keeps saying, break it up, break it up. San joaquin valley transparency recommended for you. Our client can no longer live independently as a result of the cta bus driver s negligence, barouds attorney, tim cavanagh, said.
Chicago bus driver breaks up fight, confiscates gun cbs news. Struggle on cta bus cops probe video of officer removing. This would not be possible without our skilled and dedicated workforce. The chicago transit authority has disciplined three bus drivers who were caught relieving themselves on their routes in the past few years. Rules for what is and isnt allowed on cta buses, trains and other property. Cta bus driver melissa barker said she was attacked several weeks ago.
Jul 06, 2012 a west side man who is not a bus driver is in big trouble, after he allegedly stole a cta bus from one garage and returned it to another across town for reasons unexplained. Aug 30, 2017 a chicago transit authority driver saved a pregnant woman after a man began beating her while on a bus on chicagos southwest side earlier this week, authorities said. She has worked as a cta bus operator for nearly two decades, picking up passengers on the 71st street route. Young girl tussles with old white guy on cta bus part 2, chicago, il duration. The cta is finally going to protect bus drivers and riders. The cta has provided the drivers with hand sanitizer and gloves, but the union representing them does not think that is enough because drivers do not feel safe opening the doors to the buses. First and last buses reach midroute stops later than these timessee schedule or use trip planner for specific times when service works for you. A cta bus driver has tested positive for the coronavirus, transit officials announced saturday. Also, its only using buses that have plastic shields to protect drivers, and it has posted notices encouraging social distancing.
Man charged with fighting cta employee articles news. Nov 11, 2014 a confrontation between an mta bus driver and a teenager who wanted a free ride escalated quickly into a physical brawl tuesday morning, cellphone video taken by a passenger shows. Fight between mta bus driver, teen caught on tape nbc. The employees, a bus driver and train conductor, work out of the 77 th bus. According to fire officials, the driver of the car died at the scene at 69th and ashland in the. Jun 14, 2015 chicago a man was shot after getting into a fight with three men on a cta bus. Mar 18, 2020 nursing ranks hit hard in fight against. Cta bus drivers demand more security following attack wbbmam. Cta bus driver explains why he must ask for cash fare after 2. Cta bus driver dexter jackson prepares to leave in a bus supplied with a polycarbonate protective shield at 47th street and lake park avenue in chicago on. Kim henderson was a cta bus driver who died over the weekend, days before her 42nd birthday.
A fight between a bus operator and a passenger led to the arrest of a 65yearold man. Learn what qualities make a great cta employee and find a career opportunity that matches your professional skill set and interests. The cta contended that the 80yearold man was in the bus driver s blind spot, but surveillance video of the crash allegedly showed that the driver. Cta bus driver attacked, causing bus to swerve onto. Lose something on a cta bus or train or in one of our stations or terminals.
A cta bus operator who was fired after an onduty accident in which he struck a cyclist was among the highestpaid drivers working for the. Chicago a man was shot after getting into a fight with three men on a cta bus. They try to control you by making you fear for your job. The chicago architecture foundation and the chicago history museum provide tours of chicagos historic rapid transit system, visiting several of chicagos oldest, most unique, and most architecturally interesting rapid transit facilities, with tours and lectures given at each site. Bus driver saves pregnant woman being beaten on cta bus nbc. Apr 01, 2020 chicago cbs police are investigating a fatal crash involving a cta bus and two other vehicles. Jun 25, 2014 chicago a video posted online to the facebook page people of the cta shows a chicago bus driver breaking up a fight and confiscating a handgun, reports cbs chicago. Cta bus driver attacked, causing bus to swerve onto sidewalk. Man stabbed, seriously injured in fight on cta bus youtube. Apr 28, 2014 cta bus driver explains why he must ask for cash fare after 2 ventra fails.
A 46yearold driver of a cta bus was driving around 4. Aug 06, 2011 after the first day of lollapalooza, the buses were rerouted without notification and customers were forced to wait over an hour for bus services. According to police, the cta bus was stopped when a man got on and started beating the driver. Careers at cta chicago transit authority cta buses. Monkey filmed enjoying the quiet rooftops of india by flying a kite in lockdown. You get yelled at, crowded, lied to, held up in traffic, and on some occasions, actually assaulted. During the attack, the driver swerved off the road on to a sidewalk, knocking down. The incident was caught on a passengers cell phone. Tampa police officer says he has the right to ask everyone in the car for i. Bus drivers call for help, fed up with being assaulted on the job duration. Cta bus drivers demand more protection during coronavirus. A man is in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times following an altercation on a cta bus thursday night, chicago police said. Cta bus driver tests positive for coronavirus nbc chicago. Chicago a video posted online to the facebook page people of the cta shows a chicago bus driver breaking up a fight and confiscating a handgun, reports cbs chicago.
Cta drivers caught on video urinating, defecating on buses, face. Witnesses said the robbery happened at approximately 8. Cta bus driver beaten, robbed in brainerd glonaabot. The cta is using a guideline of 15 passengers on a. Fight between mta bus driver, teen caught on tape nbc new york. Chicago a cta bus driver was beaten and robbed tuesday while driving through brainerd on the south side. After the first day of lollapalooza, the buses were rerouted without notification and customers were forced to wait over an hour for bus services. Cta bus drivers demand better facilities for bathroom breaks. Jun 25, 2014 a video posted on the facebook page, people of the cta, shows a bus driver confiscating a gun and kicking at least one person off his bus last week, reports wbbms steve miller. Cta bus drivers report uptick in attacks by passengers. Cta bus driver confiscates gun, kicks rider off bus. Two more cta employees have tested positive for coronavirus, the transit authority confirmed tuesday. A cta bus crashed into a fence and damaged five cpd cars early thursday in chicagos lawndale neighborhood. In that two year span, cta buses were involved in more than 500 crashes, with injuries reported by about 550 bus riders, 250 bus drivers, 200 other drivers, 55 pedestrians and 20 bicyclists.
Cta bus crashes into fence, 5 cpd vehicles nbc chicago. Jun 25, 2014 a cta driver, while breaking up a fight on the bus he was driving, found a gun today. Why dont they allow everyone to get on through the back door keep the driver. He said baroud was in a coma for days after he was hit. Defendant and several others who had been waiting at the bus 122 stop boarded the bus. Cta bus driver beaten cta bus chicago transit forum. Chicago wls a 48yearold cta bus driver was cited for running a red light and failing to exercise due care in a deadly crash at north michigan avenue and east lake street tuesday afternoon. Police responded to the cta forest park blue line stop, 711.
Cta bus driver beaten, robbed in brainerd fox 32 chicago. Nfl prospect reggie corbin wants to make his markcbs 2. Added new page for historic and planned montrose interlocking. Cta bus drivers report uptick in attacks by passengers chicago. This estimate is based upon 1 cta bus driver salary reports provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. She was an amazing woman, outgoing, very warm, said. Cta driver assaulted by passenger, its not okay cbs chicago. A man is in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times following an altercation on a cta bus thursday night, chicago.
Man attacks cta driver, bus crashes on sidewalk in. The cta said the driver of the bus called police for assistance after the. Cta bus drivers assaulted the crusader newspaper group. Streetsblog advocated for the strategy a week ago, and ten cta bus and. This detroit bus driver posted a video about a woman coughing on his bus. Jun 28, 2018 2 crazy bitches fighting on a cta bus andy young. Fight on 3 king drive 7702 cta bus chicago transit forum.
A cta bus driver was attacked and robbed by a passenger tuesday in brainerd on the south side, chicago police said. Man stabbed, seriously injured in fight on cta bus. Chicago wbbm newsradio cta bus drivers are starting a campaign to push for tougher action against people who attack them onthejob. Cta bus driver hit with stun gun, robbed on west side. Chicago wls chicago police are looking for a robber who held up a cta bus driver at gunpoint friday night.
Bus driver fired after striking cyclist was among highestpaid cta. Struggle on cta bus cops probe video of officer removing bus. Spans of service below show when first bus departs terminal of origin through last bus departs terminal of origin. Mar 03, 20 a cta bus driver was rendered immobile by a passenger with a stun gun who robbed her and left her slumped at the wheel of her bus saturday morning in columbus park in the austin neighborhood. Dec 01, 2017 man stabbed, seriously injured in fight on cta bus abc 7 chicago. Two cta employees have been attacked on the job in the past. Cta bus drivers fend off spit, guns and frozen chickens.
Chicago wls a cta bus driver was attacked and robbed by a passenger tuesday in brainerd on the south side, chicago police said. Defendant placed her canvas bag on the first seat of. The mayors office said bus drivers also will be allowed to bypass some stops if a bus becomes crowded to allow for social distancing on buses. A confrontation between an mta bus driver and a teenager who wanted a free ride escalated quickly into a physical brawl tuesday morning, cellphone video taken by a passenger shows. See all bus driver salaries to learn how this stacks up in the market. Apr 09, 2020 if a bus does not have a fare card reader at the rear door, passengers wont have to pay their fare. A few dozen of them showed up monday for a court hearing for two women charged with attacking a driver. Transit union says cta isnt doing enough to protect bus, train.715 191 500 1549 320 690 1061 1564 1323 1460 238 195 1300 1192 1538 1408 1145 502 570 425 360 1398 680 1403 956 266 163 1286 817 367 1488 185 549